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The Aeneid
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  • I first accosted him: I sued, I sought, And, with a loving force, to Pheneus brought.
  • He claims the bull with awless insolence, And having seiz’d his horns, accosts the prince: "If none my matchless valor dares oppose, How long shall Dares wait his dastard foes?

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  • He accosted me with excessive warmth, for he had been drinking much.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Cask of Amontillado
  • A few blocks from home, he was accosted by two robbers.
    Mitch Albom  --  Tuesdays with Morrie

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